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I just got this done yesterday,3 weeks work 4 hours a day.It has 138 pieces,1/4 inch to 1-1/2 inches thick hackbeery,mineral stained poplar. clear popple,oak,maple mineral stained mapleand pure black cut out of a mineral stained poppler board.5 coats of clear finnesh.

-- Chuck, wiswood2

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#1 posted 09-30-2010 08:21 PM

Beautiful!! It looks so nice and I can see your hard work and skills.

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#2 posted 09-30-2010 09:34 PM

chuck i love it very well done

-- robert dignam

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#3 posted 09-30-2010 10:16 PM

Beautifull.Very realistic!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 09-30-2010 10:35 PM

Beautifully done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#5 posted 10-01-2010 03:28 AM

Where are the wheels? Just kidding – looks like a very nice project.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#6 posted 10-01-2010 03:36 AM

Great job Chuck! Your patience paid off, love the design, the choice of woods.

-- Dave, Southern IL.,

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#7 posted 10-01-2010 03:55 AM

Very nice job! Just looking at the image, one can tell how much work you put into it. I’d love to do something like that but don’t think I have the talent nor the patience.


-- A veteran is someone who, at one point in his/her life, wrote a blank check made payable to "The United States of America," for an amount of "up to and including his/her life".

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#8 posted 10-01-2010 04:04 AM

You the man Chuck! It looks great.

-- Ohh mann...pancakes and boobies...I'll bet that's what Heaven is like! ♣ ♣ ♣ ♣

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#9 posted 10-01-2010 04:12 AM

Lovely representation of a classic theme. Beautiful work.

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#10 posted 10-01-2010 06:23 AM


-- Terri, Rocky Mountain High Colorado!

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#11 posted 10-01-2010 06:27 AM

Very cool great work

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#12 posted 10-01-2010 07:51 AM

So how long would you say it is then? It really captures the feeling!


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#13 posted 10-01-2010 11:13 AM

It is really a nice picture. The rope frame is quite a project in itself! It came out beautiful, though and I really love it!


-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#14 posted 10-01-2010 12:54 PM

Now that is very cool Chuck! Well done sir and thanks for sharing!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#15 posted 10-01-2010 07:33 PM

Very nice project. Great craftsmanship!

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